3 Things To Look Out For This Halloween

Yesterday my dad sent me a post on Instagram that was Halloween related… You know one of those posts that jump out at you. I think those are the kind that you should never share with anyone … *cough cough* dad… It had me thinking that Halloween does not always have to be filled with…

How Do You Celebrate Halloween?

How did you celebrate Halloween growing up? Was it a fall festival at your church or were you a trick-or-treater? For me, it was fall festivals at my church. I would dress up as a Bible character every year and my family would head out to bob for apples and play various carnival style games…

Three Ways to Deal with Stress in a Stressed-Out World

We live in a culture that is saturated with technology.  Media is a constant with 24-hour cable news and streaming services that provide more movies and shows that you can watch in a lifetime.  In addition to all the information we engage with online with our computers and mobile devices and on-demand with our smart TV’s, the average…

When you work with a team, but never see them.

Recently, the Engage Media Team decided to try the world of Telecommuting. You know, when you do not have an office and everyone works from home, Starbucks, or the Library. We had been in a small house on Music Row in Nashville (we’re cool) and gave it up for the life of waking up, putting…

First Day of Fall

Did you know today marks the first day of the Fall season? I love the chilly mornings and cooler evenings. You know, the type of weather that pulls the sweatshirts out of the closet, once again? Enjoy taking those back roads with the windows down, to take in the fall fragrances, as you watch the…

You Matter

If you haven’t heard this lately, or ever, YOU MATTER. Your life matters. Last week another pastor was tragically lost to suicide. I don’t begin to understand or have all the answers, but my heart broke for his wife, for his children, for all those who looked up to him and followed his ministry. A…

Engaging Your Teen

If you are a parent you know that it is very difficult sometimes to find common ground with your kids when they become teenagers.  Your interests and their’s can often be the difference between night and day. Sometimes it is very difficult to find common ground. Here is a little advice with some practical tips…